DescriptionLinux 2.6.11 on 64-bit x86 (x86_64) platforms does not use a guard page for the 47-bit address page to protect against an AMD K8 bug, which allows local users to cause a denial of service.
Overall state of this security issue: Ignore
This issue is currently rated as having low severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SA:2005:029, published Thu, 09 Jun 2005 11:00:00 +0000